7:54 pm April 23, 2014 | No Comment
When Moeldoko used the word “maaf” it seems that he wanted to be polite to his audience, as the interview would be broadcasted in Singapore. For Indonesians, especially Javanese people like Moeldoko, often the word “maaf” is used as a matter of politeness before making any statement perceived as strong.
5:41 pm April 23, 2014 | No Comment
I really hope that the next president of Indonesia understands that decisions made today have irreversible or very costly impacts later on, and that ignoring those costs is the wrong option for a country like Indonesia.
7:55 pm April 22, 2014 | 7 Comments
With China, India and Indonesia undergoing significant political transitions — whether electing a new leader or experiencing a recently installed leader’s first key decisions — this is a decisive moment in shaping the global economy’s future.
5:55 pm April 21, 2014 | No Comment
Chinese actions in maritime Asia are raising questions about American willingness and ability to act decisively in the region.
7:02 pm April 20, 2014 | No Comment
The statistics may justly categorize Indonesia as a rape culture. One of the characteristics of rape culture is the acceptance of sexual violence as a normal occurrence, typified by the cavalier way most Indonesians treat news of rape against their fellow Indonesians.
2:23 pm April 19, 2014 | No Comment
Each month in Southeast Asia, an area three times the size of Jakarta is stripped of its trees.
8:13 pm April 16, 2014 | No Comment
It is generally assumed that Pakistan would welcome a Taliban victory in post-2014 Afghanistan.